Smarter Balanced Assessment
Smarter Balanced testing has been completed with the exception of a handful to students who need to finish a section or two. We did experience some issues with internet service that were resolved by logging in and logging back out again. The students were incredibly patient and they worked hard. Results will be available sometime next Fall. In May, students in fourth grade will take the Science NECAP. More information will follow.
While the majority of students were doing the Smarter Balanced Assessment, others met in other classes to continue work as well as do some collaborative activities. For example, students in Mrs. Dudley’s class made towers of various shapes (rectangle, triangle and cylinder) and determined which worked best to hold the most books. The cylinder held the most – 38 books!
Discover Wild NH Day
This event is set for Saturday, April 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the grounds of the Fish and Game Department at 11 Hazen Drive in Concord, N.H. Admission is free. Discover WILD New Hampshire Day is a fun way for the whole family to explore New Hampshire’s wildlife resources and legacy of outdoor traditions. Browse exhibits presented by more than 60 outdoor and conservation organizations from throughout the state. See live animals, big fish and trained falcons. Try your hand at archery, casting, fly-tying and air rifle. Watch retriever dogs in action. Get creative with hands-on craft activities for the kids. Plus, check out the latest hunting and fishing gear and gadgets. For more information go to http://www.wildlife.state.nh.us/events/dwnh.html.
Students who exemplified how trustworthy they are were honored Monday. Nice job: Alanna, Alex, Ephrim, Evan, Maya, Nevaeh and Yoni. Nice job!
Pavo Class Share
Mrs. V’s class has been learning the song “Here Comes the Sun” by the Beatles. They sung it for us at Morning Gathering on Friday.
Although Boxtops only issues a check twice per year, our wonderful BoxTops Coordinator has to trim them all and add them to sheets, which takes quite a while. So if you have a bunch taking up space send ’em on in!
We’re excited to announce that we have a volunteer for at least one position which will be vacated this year, thanks to the wonderful folks who’ve stepped up. If you are still interested but haven’t gotten around to inquiring, we still have several openings to be filled. We’re excited to hear new ideas!